Bill Ray Tech

October 2, 1939 - October 15, 2018


Bill Ray Tech, "Wild Bill" went to be with the Lord surrounded by his family on October 15, 2018 in Calumet, OK. He was born in Calumet on October 2, 1939 to Ray and Pearl Tech. Bill graduated from Calumet High School and enlisted in the Army National Guard. He married Carol Schroeder in 1965. Bill and Carol had two children; Lindy Kay Tech and Lonny Dean Tech. Bill worked for Raymond Schweitzer hauling gyp, worked for Mustang Fuel, and worked as an independent pumper in the oilfield, and was a lifetime farmer. He enjoyed checking in on friends, riding his Gator and had a love for anything sweet. Bill also loved his dogs; Lacy, Katie, and Rex.

Bill is survived by his daughter Lindy Renbarger and husband Steve, granddaughters, Meghan Renbarger and Morgan Renbarger, grandson, Brody Renbarger, son Lonny Tech, and grandson, Logan Tech.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Pearl Tech, and his brother, Fred Tech.

Special Thanks to Russel Murray Hospice and all the wonderful caretakers Bill had over the past two years.

Memorial Donations can be made to Russel Murray Hospice.


Services: Thursday, 11:00 AM, October 25, 2018, at The Calumet United Methodist Church

Officiating: Rev. Tony Moore and Rev. Travis Ewton

Burial: Canadian Valley Cemetery, Calumet, OK

Services entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Hinton, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at,, or you can find us on (Turner Funeral Homes).